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Highlights from ILR - May 2010

The 10th Anniversary Celebration & Scholarship Benefit of the New York State AFL-CIO/Cornell Union Leadership Institute will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the United Federation of Teachers, New York City.  More information is available online.

The deadline for entering the Cornell HR Review essay competition for students is Friday.  For more information, see

"Has President Obama Failed the International Community?" will be debated by students from three continents at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in 305 Ives Hall. Free and open to the public, the event is sponsored by the Cornell Forensics Society and the ILR School. The teams are from Rhodes University; South Africa; University of Ljubjana, Slovenia; Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, and Cornell.

The historic congressional vote that will change health care in America was discussed today on WHCU by Professor Rebecca GivanHear the podcast.